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Jan 12, 2017 4:00 AM

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Art Standing Rock Cultural Arts presents "3 in One" Art Exhibition, paintings by Chuck Slonaker, at the North Water Street Gallery. For more information, call 330-673-4970 or 330-677-7320 or visit www.standingrock.net. Location: 300 N. Water St., Suite H, Kent.

Celebrating 50 years of Dirt
Jan 12, 2017 4:00 AM

Celebrating 50 years of Dirt 

Similar to when the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band took the stage of Nashville's Ryman Auditorium last year to celebrate its 50th anniversary, the group of pickers will be joined by an old friend at the Kent Stage on Saturday.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Jan 5, 2017 4:00 AM

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Art Standing Rock Cultural Arts presents "3 in One" Art Exhibition, paintings by Chuck Slonaker, at the North Water Street Gallery. An opening reception will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Jan. 7. For more information, call 330-673-4970 or 330-677-7320 or visit www.standingrock.net.

Dec 29, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Old Skool will perform a New Year's Eve show from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Dec. 31 at the Pufferbelly Ltd. For more information, call 330-673-1771. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent. Nightlife Chip's East Main Saloon has free music from 10 p.m.

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Gallery marks 3rd anniversary
Dec 29, 2016 4:00 AM

Gallery marks 3rd anniversary 

Jeff Fauser, a Kent-based sculptor, is proof working artists can make a living. Fauser's towering metal sculpture titled "Orangesickle" sold a few days after the opening of Group Ten Gallery's 3rd Anniversary Members' Exhibition, which runs through Jan. 7.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Spicy music to warm Kent
Dec 22, 2016 4:00 AM

Spicy music to warm Kent 

Zydeco Kings, a six-piece local jazz group, will bring southern Louisiana music from New Orleans to Kent on Friday. From 7 to 10 p.m. at the Water Street Tavern, Zydeco Kings will play a spicy gumbo of cajun, zydeco and ska pop music.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Dec 22, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Old Skool will perform a New Year's Eve show from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Dec. 31 at the Pufferbelly Ltd. For more information, call 330-673-1771. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent.

Dec 15, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Guyette Farms will hold County Christmas from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 18. Meet Santa, decorate a cookie, slide down the candy cane slide, make an ornament, visit animals in the petting zoo, and play on the indoor bales.

Dec 8, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Guyette Farms will hold County Christmas from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 18. Meet Santa, decorate a cookie, slide down the candy cane slide, make an ornament, visit animals in the petting zoo, and play on the indoor bales.

Dec 1, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Guyette Farms will hold County Christmas from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 18. Meet Santa, decorate a cookie, slide down the candy cane slide, make an ornament, visit animals in the petting zoo, and play on the indoor bales.

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Cadillac Three to play Rootstown
Dec 1, 2016 4:00 AM

Cadillac Three to play Rootstown 

Fans in Europe to the United States are singing along to The Cadillac Three's new album, "Bury Me in My Boots," a collection of songs that were written by the guys on the back of the tour bus with acoustic guitars.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 23, 2016 4:00 AM

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Art The Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center presents "Your Place or Mine: new collaborative work by Emily Sullivan Smith and Lesley Sickle" and "Works by Kent State University Textile Arts Students" through Jan. 7.

Film, music, comedy in Kent
Nov 23, 2016 4:00 AM

Film, music, comedy in Kent 

Former Stone Tavern owner Louis Delbene is bringing back indie music and comedy at Michel's, months after his East Main Street venue closed in Kent. "We lost our lease," Delbene said. "It went down in a way we weren't expecting.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

Monet could fetch $45M at NYC auction 

NEW YORK (AP) -- A painting from Claude Monet's acclaimed "Grainstack" series is leading Christie's auction of impressionist and modern art where it could realize around $45 million.

Jonatha Brooke to play Kent Stage
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

Jonatha Brooke to play Kent Stage 

Jonatha Brooke is back on the road after caring for her mother, Darren Stone Nelson, in the last years of her life and singing in her Broadway show, "My Mother Has 4 Noses.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Music gets personal
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

Music gets personal 

After years of writing hits for other artists--including a Top 5 with Parmalee's "Close Your Eyes"-- Adam Craig is taking the mic on a full-length album.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Woodstock Night featuring Old Skool at the Pufferbelly Ltd. from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent. Portage Park District will hold a viewing for the annual Leonids Meteor Shower from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 18 at Shaw Woods. Bring a blanket or chair.

Renaissance  to perform in Kent
Nov 10, 2016 4:00 AM

Renaissance to perform in Kent 

English symphonic rock band Renaissance had just recorded 2012 comeback album "Grandine il Vento" and extended touring when guitarist and composer Michael Dunford suddenly died.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
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Nov 10, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Woodstock Night featuring Old Skool at the Pufferbelly Ltd. from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent. Portage Park District will hold a viewing for the annual Leonids Meteor Shower from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 18 at Shaw Woods. Bring a blanket or chair.

World music series brings Cahan-Simon
Nov 10, 2016 4:00 AM

World music series brings Cahan-Simon 

Internationally acclaimed singer and folklorist Lori Cahan-Simon will perform traditional Yiddish songs with her ensemble at 8 p.m. on Saturday at North Water Street Gallery, 300 N. Water St., as part of the Around the World Music Series.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer